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Gerod Roth uploaded a photo with a Black co-worker's son, prompting people to leave comments like, "I didn't know you were a slave owner."
More than 40,000 are still without running water.
The girl told her parents that she was intimidated by the boy staring at her.
His trip will come eight days after Chris Harper Mercer opened fire at Umpqua Community College, killing nine.
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With “Back to School” for college students swiftly approaching, here is a look back at the Black scholars who sought out education by creating their own opportunities at Historically Black Colleges and Universities—paving the way for us today.
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